Table 1.

Summary of dialysis therapy in Japan as of 2017 (summarized from ref. 1)

ModalitiesNo. (%)
Prevalence
 Hemodialysis228,089 (68.2)
 Hemodiafiltration95,140 (28.4)
 Other blood purification types1502 (0.4)
 Home hemodialysis684 (0.2)
 Peritoneal dialysis9090 (2.7)
 Total334,505 (2640.0 per million people in the general population)
Incidence
 Hemodialysis38,842 (94.8)
 Peritoneal dialysis2117 (5.2)
 Total40,959 (323 per million people in the general population)
Deceased patients32,532